Mark Parisi participates in medical trials that can pay five figure sums
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Wednesday 25 September 2013
Between six and seven million people in the UK take the medicines every day to lower 'bad cholesterol' in the blood
Yes, we need to take down cosmetic surgery cowboys. But the Apprentice's Leah Totton won't be the first to try
Thursday 18 July 2013
The industry has been calling for stiffer regulation for some time
Wednesday 29 May 2013
Genetically modified salmon could escape into the wild with devastating consequences for the ecosystem, a new study has warned.
Friday 24 May 2013
Bexarotene, sold under the name Targretin, had caused ripples of excitement across the medical profession
Thursday 02 May 2013
The US Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday appealed a court order directing the agency to make "morning-after" emergency contraception pills available without a prescription to all girls of reproductive age.
Tuesday 16 April 2013
As The Independent reported yesterday, scientists have developed a new method of creating genetically-modified animals that addresses one of the principal objections of the anti-GM movement.
Thursday 11 April 2013
Mandarins in London get an extra hour off each week because of their longer commute
Tuesday 26 February 2013
Shares in Reckitt Benckiser took a tumble yesterday on news that its competitors will be able to make heroin-dependency drugs to compete with the consumer goods group.
Truth about DMAA: what is the diet drug linked to the death of charity marathon runner Claire Squires?
Wednesday 30 January 2013
First patented in 1944 as a nasal decongestant, 1-3 di-methylhexanamine (DMAA) has recently become a popular dietary supplement promoting fat loss and boosting energy.
Sunday 18 November 2012
Scientists have developed a way of modifying a microscopic particle which could offer a new approach to tackling major diseases such as multiple sclerosis, Type 1 diabetes, asthma and food allergies.
Sunday 18 November 2012
MP calls for ban on sale to under-16s after 13 deaths in the US have sparked safety questions
Friday 09 November 2012
US service members in Afghanistan battle zones who consumed three or more caffeine-charged energy drinks a day were prone to sleepiness and dozing off while on guard duty, according to a report.
Thursday 04 October 2012
An outbreak of a rare form of fungal meningitis is likely to grow after killing four people and sickening 26 in five US states, health officials warned.
Saturday 04 August 2012
Punters in Allergy Therapeutics were breathing a little bit easier yesterday. The Aim-listed drugs company was enjoying a revival after regulators in the States finally decided to rescue its grass pollen allergy vaccine from limbo.
Monday 09 April 2012
Threat of 'catastrophic cascade of collisions' must be averted, warn scientists
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Poor 'live like animals' says Boris's privately educated sister after going on 'poverty safari'
Exclusive: Impact of immigrants on British workers ‘negligible’
Vince Cable: Teachers 'know absolutely nothing' about the world of work
Ukraine crisis: Russia pledges to 'retaliate against sanctions' as Ukrainian president says Crimea vote will not be recognised
The quiet diplomat: Catherine Ashton - recognised and admired in all the world’s troubled countries, yet ridiculed at home
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